R Jobs in the West Midlands

R
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 21 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 213 227 220
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7 -24
Permanent jobs citing R 35 45 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.66% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 1.76% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 28
10th Percentile £29,000 - £42,125
25th Percentile £44,750 £37,500 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% +22.22%
75th Percentile £77,188 £61,875 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £77,900
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -

All Programming Languages
West Midlands

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,869 2,550 3,063
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.29% 37.41% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,633 1,277 2,189
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £76,154 £78,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for R in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing R in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for R in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing R in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 April 2024.

Salary histogram for R in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Birmingham -12 15 £80,000 +68.42% 7
Worcestershire -14 5 £30,500 -53.08%
Warwickshire +42 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £60,000 - 2
Shropshire - 1 £72,500 -
R
England

R
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Power Platform
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) GCP
3 2 (5.71%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.86%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) VoIP
1 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.71%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) Power BI
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.29%) Tableau
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon QuickSight
6 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (5.71%) BigQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.86%) QlikView
General
1 11 (31.43%) Social Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Automotive
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Electronics
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (2.86%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Law
6 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Lead
3 7 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 7 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Lead Data Scientist
6 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Radio Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Database Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Database Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Algorithms
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Robotics
3 1 (2.86%) Genomics
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (31.43%) Project Delivery
3 10 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 9 (25.71%) Data Science
5 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
6 7 (20.00%) Analytics
6 7 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 7 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 4 (11.43%) Customer Experience
7 4 (11.43%) Preventative Maintenance
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.57%) Line Management
9 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.71%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Master's Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Certification
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PhD
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) ISO 26262
3 3 (8.57%) MISRA
4 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.86%) Automotive SPICE
5 1 (2.86%) AUTOSAR
5 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) Functional Safety
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Adobe
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Coremetrics
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) VMware